Court of the Lord Lyon

Definition of Court of the Lord Lyon

 (Entry 1 of 3)

: lyon court

day of the Lord

Definition of day of the Lord (Entry 2 of 3)

: a day inaugurating the eternal universal rule of God:
a in the Old Testament : an eschatological day of ultimate judgment bringing final deliverance or doom

called also day of Yahweh

b in the New Testament : the triumphant day of Christ's return to earth in glory

in the year of our Lord

idiom

Definition of in the year of our Lord (Entry 3 of 3)

formal
used before a year to say that it is after the birth of Jesus Christ The couple married on this day in the year of our Lord 1954.

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First Known Use of Court of the Lord Lyon

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Court of the Lord Lyon

Middle English

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